Tag: Embassy

Oct 19 2018

US to merge diplomatic mission serving Palestinians with embassy in Israel

JERUSALEM — In a move likely to further strain relations between the United States and the Palestinian Authority, the State Department announced Thursday that it will merge the diplomatic mission serving Palestinians with the U.S. Embassy in Israel. The head of the consulate, which traditionally dealt with Palestinian affairs, will return to Washington, a State […]

Oct 16 2018

Australian Leader Considers Moving Embassy to Jerusalem From Tel Aviv

Australian Leader Considers Moving Embassy to Jerusalem From Tel Aviv Prime Minister Scott Morrison echoed many of the points President Trump gave for a similar decision. The announcement drew criticism as a political gambit to win a local election. ImagePrime Minister Scott Morrison of Australia with Marise Payne, the foreign minister, at Parliament House in […]

Sep 22 2018

Russia's 'secret plan' to sneak Julian Assange out of embassy

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Russia’s ‘secret plan’ to sneak Julian Assange out of embassy  The Australian Russia plotted sneaking Julian Assange out of Ecuadorian Embassy in London: Report  Washington Times Julian Assange Was To Be Secretly Whisked To Russia Last Year, But Plan Failed As It Was Deemed ‘Too Risky’  The Inquisitr Britain PREVENTED Julian Assange from […]

Sep 05 2018

Paraguay and Israel in spat over Jerusalem embassy

Media playback is unsupported on your device Paraguay’s new government has announced that it will move its embassy in Israel back to Tel Aviv – just three months after shifting it to Jerusalem. President Mario Abdo Benítez, who was sworn in last month, said he wanted to help achieve “a just and durable peace” in […]

Sep 05 2018

Paraguay moves Israel embassy back out of Jerusalem

ASUNCION, Paraguay –  Paraguay announced Wednesday it would immediately move its embassy in Israel out of Jerusalem and back to Tel Aviv, less than four months after opening the new mission. The move presents an embarrassing diplomatic setback for Israel, which had hoped to build on the momentum started by the U.S., Guatemala and Paraguay, […]

Sep 05 2018

Paraguay moves its Israel embassy out of Jerusalem after four months

Paraguay has reversed on its decision to move its embassy in Israel to Jerusalem, announcing on Wednesday it will immediately move the mission back to Tel Aviv. The decision comes less than four months after Paraguay opened its new embassy in Jerusalem. It was one of just three nations, including the U.S. and Guatemala, to do so. […]

Sep 02 2018

Microwave Weapons Could Be The Culprit Behind The Mysterious US Embassy Attacks

Since 2016, U.S. diplomatic staffers and their family members in Cuba and China have complained of hearing unexplained sounds and then developing symptoms similar to those of a traumatic brain injury. A variety of possible causes — from sonic attacks to crickets to mass hysteria — have been considered, but no definite culprit has been identified. The […]

Sep 02 2018

Microwave Weapons Are Prime Suspect in Ills of US Embassy Workers

Microwave Weapons Are Prime Suspect in Ills of U.S. Embassy Workers Doctors and scientists say microwave strikes may have caused sonic delusions and very real brain damage among embassy staff and family members. ImageU.S. Marines outside the embassy in Havana in February. Diplomats working here reported strange noises and mysterious symptoms that doctors and scientists […]

Sep 02 2018

Doctors, scientists say microwave strikes may have caused mysterious ailments of US embassy workers: report

Doctors and scientists say that microwave weapons are the main suspect behind the mysterious ailments of dozens of American diplomats and family members in Cuba and China. Douglas Smith, director of the Center for Brain Injury and Repair at the University of Pennsylvania, told The New York Times that microwaves were likely behind the health incidents, some of which likely resulted […]

Sep 01 2018

'Sonic' Attacks on US Embassy Staff Could Have Been Weaponized Microwave Radiation

[unable to retrieve full-text content] ‘Sonic’ Attacks on US Embassy Staff Could Have Been Weaponized Microwave Radiation  Gizmodo Those weird sonic attacks at US embassies? Microwave weapons, experts say.  Boing Boing (blog) Tin foil hat time: NYT report suggests weaponized microwaves prime suspect in US embassy illnesses  TheBlaze.com Full coverage Source link